This still doesn’t work 

31 March 2008

End BBC grip on licence fee

You can tell that the Conservatives aren’t in power yet (and desperate for ideas) as they end up grasping an old policy that was rejected by a select committee which included at least one ex-Tory amongst its number. And if the Tories do get into power within the next five years, expect this particular idea to be extensively modified or rejected altogether.

And whilst on the subject of policy, you can gain an insight into the obsession with media consultancies that certain members of Ofcom seem to have by reading this Media Guardian article about former Ofcom executive Kip Meek.

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